American Well Schoenberg telehealth

American Well CEO Roy Schoenberg, MD, said telelmedicine is transitioning from quick urgent visits to being used in ongoing relationships between doctors and patients in need of longitudinal care with frequent interaction.

By Bill Siwicki 07:40 am August 05, 2016
As providers, payers and patients align in what Schoenberg calls a national play for delivering real-time care anywhere patients and providers can connect, telemedicine stands ready to revolutionize healthcare the way Amazon has rewritten retail.
Hillary Clinton Tim Kaine telehealth ACA

Democratic Vice Presidential nominee Tim Kaine expanded Medicaid in Virginia under the Affordable Care Act and instituted telehealth programs to improve care in rural areas.

By Jessica Davis 11:25 am July 28, 2016
The Virginia Senator has helped to increase healthcare access throughout Virginia via telehealth initiatives and Medicaid expansion.
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By Validic 08:15 am July 28, 2016
Connected health - technology-enabled care solutions that facilitate communication between patients, providers and caregivers - is becoming more prevalent in the United States and spreading across the globe.
HCA Illini Community robots Skype

PeaceHealth is among the hospital networks using emerging technologies to reach patients in new ways.

By Larry McClain 07:08 am July 28, 2016
Other hospitals including PeaceHealth in the Pacific Northwest are also finding video consults can also open doors to other services to the benefit of patients and healthcare providers. 
Cleveland Clinic ICU population health
By Jonah Comstock 07:08 am July 27, 2016
The health system is using eHosptial and eCMU to create command centers where clinicians gather to keep an eye on the sickest patients and, in turn, more effectively handle rapid response calls. 
NewYork-Presbyterian NYP OnDemand
By Jessica Davis 03:18 pm July 26, 2016
The healthcare network has begun rolling out new telehealth services to provide digital second opinions and promote inter-hospital consultations. 
Mayo Thomas Jefferson telehealth

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital CEO Stephen Klasko, MD said that about 80 percent of what doctors do today will ultimately be replaced by technology. 

By Larry McClain 07:26 am July 26, 2016
HCA and OhioHealth are also among the first movers overhauling initiatives from technology-led to clinically-focused programs and already reaping early results. 
By Jonah Comstock 05:01 pm July 13, 2016
Executives from AirStrip and Humetrix alongside medical school and law professors testified that oversimplified regulations can incorrectly classify valuable health data and, in so doing, harm patients. 
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By Validic 07:26 am July 13, 2016
Engaging with patients through mobile or other means for preventive care measures helps healthcare providers improve clinical outcomes and control costs at a time of expanding physician shortage.
By Tom Sullivan 09:37 am July 12, 2016
Much like the top 5, the next set of winners includes familiar faces among the most influential health IT experts on Twitter. 

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